Re: Bug#207932: Consequences of moving Emacs Manuals to non-free
Le Mercredi 15 Mars 2006 19:25, Sven Joachim a écrit :
> It is certainly true that Emacs is "technically able to work without its
> info manual", but "technically able" and "perfectly reasonable" are quite
> different things.
Getting back to the discussion on the Emacs manual in particular, I have to
say that I hardly ever use the Emacs manual, and I've been using Emacs for
years now. In fact, I don't think I've read it a single time since getting
my current computer several months ago. So to me, an Emacs installation
without the manual _is_ perfectly reasonable.
The inline documentation accessed by e.g. C-h f or C-h k is a different story;
but since that's generated from the GPL source files (both .c and .el files),
it's automatically covered by the GPL.